Quest Courses – Fall 2023 / Old Courses / BLACK WOMEN’S VOICES

Coordinators: Ilene Winkler, Barbara Barnes, Susannah Falk Lewis, Penelope Pi-Sunyer

This course discusses a wide range of works by Black women: novels, memoirs, essays, poetry, music, and art.

This Semester, classes on Ella Fitzgerald, Toni Morrison, Stacey Abrams, Maya Angelou, Sweet Honey on the Rock, and Frances Harper were presented. We look forward to continuing our exploration of major themes in the history and lives of Black women.

B WEEK / TUESDAY / 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Black Women's Voices, Spring 2023




Feb 14

Ze'eva Cohen

Black Women in Dance 

Feb 28

Ilene Winkler

Octavia Butler

Mar 14

Richard Byrd

Queen Mother Moore, Legendary New York Activist

Mar 28

Barbara Barnes

Canceling Cancel Culture  

Apr 18

Susan Falk Lewis

Zora Neale Hurston

May 02

Donna Ramer

Black Women Journalists

May 16

Penelope Pi-Sunyer

 Black Women Composers in Classical Music

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